Lucknow: Putting their differences aside, this morning Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav flagged off his son and Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav's 'Vikas Rath Yatra', a state-wide tour that launches the 43-year-old's bid for a second term.
As tension on the border with Pakistan continues to escalate, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday saluted the bravery of our armed forces and lauded their sacrifice while dedicating the festival of Diwali to them.
A Pakistan High Commission official has been detained along with two other people for their alleged involvement in an espionage ring involving sharing of sensitive defence documents and deployment details of BSF along the Indo-Pak border with Pakistani spy agency ISI.
It seems that a patch-up is unlikely between the warring factions of the Samajwadi Party as state unit President Shivpal Yadav on Wednesday started vacating his official residence in Lucknow, three days after being booted out as minister for the second time.
Lucknow: Samajwadi Party leader Shivpal Singh Yadav on Monday urged party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav to take over as chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, in another twist to the raging feud within the state's ruling Samajwadi Party family.
Washington: Making it very clear, the US has warned Pakistan that it will not hesitate to act alone, when necessary, to disrupt and destroy terror networks as the country's powerful spy agency ISI was not acting against all terror groups operating on its soil.
The ongoing turmoil in Samaajwadi Party reached boiling point on Sunday as Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav sacked his uncle Shivpal Yadav from the State cabinet.
A US-based lawyer has raised a big political storm by alleging that his former business partner and controversial arms dealer Abhishek Verma "honey-trapped" BJP MP Varun Gandhi and some senior military officers with foreign sex workers to extract sensitive information about defence deals.
Senior party leader Rita Bahuguna Joshi resigned from the Congress and her membership of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Thursday to join the BJP in the presence of party president Amit Shah.
New Delhi: The army had carried out "target specific, limited-calibre, counter-terrorist operations" across the LoC in the past too but this is for the first time the government has gone public about it, Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar said on Tuesday, in remarks that appear to contradict the Defence Minister's claim.
The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) and many other organisations associated with the Muslim community, have opposed the Law Commission's questionnaire exploring the possibility of a Uniform Civil...
New Delhi: Congress-affiliated NSUI celebrated Dussehra in its own different way by burning the effigy of PM Narendra Modi as Ravan, saying that it was a protest against the Centre's "failure" in honouring its promises.
Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief and Pathankot terror attack mastermind Masood Azhar has asked the Pakistani government "to open the path" for terrorism and jihadist groups so that they can accelerate their operations against India.
Nagpur: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat openly backed the "Gau Rakshaks" (cow vigilantes) on Tuesday and called them "good people".
Nagpur: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) volunteers on Tuesday said goodbye to their trademark khaki shorts and formally donned their new uniform on the occasion of the organisation's foundation day.
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif is using the issue of Kashmir to play politics and Prime Minister Narendra Modi is using the issue of Balochistan to do the same, a former chief minister of Pakistan's beleaguered province at an event in Karachi on Sunday.
China has made its support to Pakistan very clear today by accusing India of pursuing "political gains in the name of counter-terrorism." The comment has been made in reference to India seeking to ban Pakistan-based terrorist Masood Azhar.
New Delhi: After accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of doing "dalali" (trade) over the blood shed by Indian soldiers on Thursday, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today said he was against using Army in political posters by the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Delhi Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal, has congratulated Indian media for finding some proof of the surgical strikes carried out by the Indian Army on terror launch pads in PoK region and thereby "exposing" Pakistan's false propaganda.
The "sell-by date" of Pakistan's "anachronistic approach" is long over and the country should "abandon" its "futile quest" for Kashmir , India said at the UN while rebutting Islamabad's allegations that New Delhi is escalating the current situation.
New Delhi: Almost 100 terrorists are being prepped in launch pads, under the protection of Pakistani infantry, to cross the Line of Control (LoC) and launch attacks in India.
Amidst all the debates over the authenticity of the recent surgical strikes on terror launch pads across the Line on Control (LoC), the Indian Army has reportedly expressed its desire to release the footage of the September 29 strikes.
The BJP today attacked Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Congress leader P Chidambaram for asking for the video evidence of the surgical strike conducted by the Indian Army across the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir last week.
Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a new video to "prove Pakistan's false propaganda" about the surgical strikes that were conducted by the army across the Line of Control last week.
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said it will take "some days" to bring back Army soldier Chandu Babulal Chavan, who is in Pakistan's custody after inadvertently crossing the Line of Control, and a "well-established" mechanism has been activated to secure his release.
India has dismissed remarks made by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's spokesperson Stephane Dujarric that the UN Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) "has not directly observed any firing across the LoC related to the latest incidents", a reference to the surgical strikes conducted by India on September 29 targeting terror launch pads in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.
Hafiz Saeed, chief of to Jamaat-Ud-Dawah (JUD), an Islamic charity linked to outlawed militant group Lashkar-e-Taiba (Let) has slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that New Delhi staged "surgical strike" drama following domestic pressure on Indian PM to retaliate after 19 soldiers were killed in an attack on an army base in Uri sector in Jammu and Kashmir.
New Delhi: India has carried out surgical strikes targeting "launch pads" for terrorists across the Line of Control (LoC), the Army said in a press conference on Thursday. It was revealed during a media briefing at the Ministry of External Affairs that the strike was carried out on Wednesday night.
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting to discuss Most Favoured Nation status to Pakistan has been postponed to next week. The PM instead chaired an urgent review of security arrangements along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir after Pakistan violated the ceasefire yesterday.
It seems finally Pakistan is getting isolated as after India, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and Bhutan have also pulled out of the SAARC Summit in Islamabad in November, saying the environment is not right for the successful holding of the meet.